This site commemorates the men and women of Collingham, Linton and Micklethwaite who served during World War 1. Today we especially commemorate Corporal 18282 Henry Reginald Hirst of the Royal Army Ordnance Corp who was born on this day in 1876.Today we especially commemorate 2nd Lieutenant Sidney Herbert Bray of the 8th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment who died on this day in 1918.

Collingham and Linton in the World War One

Cross of sacrifice

When complete this web site should provide information for over 150 villagers from Collingham, Linton and Micklethwaite who served in World War One.

We want to make the information we have found accessible to future generations of villagers as a memorial to the sacrifices that residents made in the past.

We want to provide easy means to find our information and will be instituting various means of searching our database from this page in the future. At present sections of this page are under construction.


To search for text in the database use the top search box below, and click the SEARCH button.
To search for people awarded certain medals, select the medal in the lower box and click the SEARCH MEDALS button.

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